MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc.'s (NYSE: GCI) Board of Directors today declared a dividend of 20 cents per share, payable on January 2, 2014 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on December 6, 2013.
"We are focused on returning capital to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases while at the same time successfully executing our strategy for growth. Between share repurchases and dividends, we will return approximately $300 million to shareholders this year and as previously announced, we continue to be on track to return approximately $1.3 billion to shareholders by 2015," said Gracia Martore, president and chief executive office at Gannett.
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